75 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Kaasutehtaankatu 1, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, American, International, Organic, Raw, Buffet, Fast food, Salad bar, European, Fusion
A temporary all-vegan cafe (opened Sept 2016) run by the Juurikas Cooperative. All the products sold in the cafe are plant-based. Offers the customers the chance to choose foods and drinks that are customized to fit one's ethics, including hamburgers, raw cakes, soup, salad, muesli and others. When ordering a plate, guests can decide how far they are willing to go with their ethical choices. On the weekends they have brunch 13€.
Kolmas Linja 17L1, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, Buffet, Asian, Vietnamese
Part of international Loving Hut chain. Small and decorated. In 2014 re-opened at this location after move from Albertinkatu 12.
Museokatu 1, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, Western, Fast food, Take-out only
A co-operatively run food kiosk opened Aug 2016 serving veganized versions of hot dogs, pies, tacos, ice cream, and more. Has coffee and some sweets.
Yrjönkatu 29, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, Western, Fast food, Take-out
Organic vegan cafe opened since Sept 2013. Serves sandwiches, smoothies, juices, frozen yogurt, coffee, and tea. Almond milk used for smoothies and coffees. Has patio, free Wi-Fi. Reported to be 100% vegan, Dec 2015.
Pengerkatu 9, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, American, European
An all-vegan cafe run by a co-op. Serves coffee, tea, sandwiches, veggie pies, ice cream and baked goods. Arranges free entertainment such as concerts and movie screenings.
Kaarlenkatu 15, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, Delivery
Formerly a health food store, now a café run by a co-op. Offers vegan meals and cakes made with their own local farm produce. Buffet on Friday evenings. Also offers catering and weekly produce deliveries.
Vaasankatu 14, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, Take-out, European
Wellbeing center with yoga studio and cafe. Serves vegan meals, espresso drinks with option for soy or oat milk, raw cakes and smoothies. Also sells recycled and upcycled furniture.
Mannerheimintie 98, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, International, Organic, Fast food, Take-out, Bakery
A small vegetarian cafe serves organic coffee and tea, salty and sweet treats, organic superfood snacks, daily vegan options and raw cakes.
Ruoholahdenranta 8, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Lacto, Beer/Wine, European, Finnish
Coffee café built out of shipping containers with a terrace on top. Offers soup lunch on weekdays 10am-2pm with two options of which one seems to be generally vegan.
Lönnrotinkatu 34 (at Hietalahti market hall), Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Fast food, European, Finnish
Vegetarian restaurant est. 2016 inside the Hietalahti market hall Offers Finnish innovation pulled oats in various ways. Has vegan cheese.
Latokartanontie 11, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, International
Restaurant of the Hare Krishna movement re-opened 2014 in an old mansion. Offers Indian (Bengal) influenced lacto-vegetarian dishes. On Tuesdays and Thursdays lunch is completely vegan and typically includes a soup, rice with subji (veg curry), salad or raita and puri, samosa or some other deep fried Indian dish possibly with chutney. Sweets can be bought separately. Icecream and fudge made in-house. Indian sweets such has laddoo and burfi are often available, as well as coffee, tea and soft drinks. Also has a Sunday feast which consists of a large variety of dishes served at the end of a temple program. The Sunday feast starts at 4pm every Sunday, is free of charge (donations accepted) and welcomes everyone independent of religious orientation.
Liisankatu 3, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian
In 2016 the Hare Krishna movement opened this second location of their lacto vegetarian restaurant in the centre of Helsinki. Serves Indian (Bengal) style dishes typically consisting of a soup (dahl), rice with vegetable curry (subji), a salad or raitha and a pakora or samosa possibly with chutney. On Tuesday and Thursday the lunch is completely vegan, otherwise they use milk and honey. Sweets are often available for dessert (vegans please inquire).
Siltavuorenranta 16, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Raw, Western, Juice bar, Take-out
Yoga organization affiliate organic food cafe, located by the sea. Offers raw sweets, raw savory pies, coffee, tea, smoothies and juices. Free Wi-Fi. Short walk from the railway station.
Aleksis Kiven katu 12, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Juice bar, Take-out, Caribbean, Jamaican
A small juice bar & cafe in trendy Kallio area since 2014. Besides juices, smoothies, Jamaican herbal teas, and organic coffee, the owner serves light snack foods like veggie patties with spinach or soya, vegan cakes using Jamaican recipes like spicy ginger cake and banana chocolate cake. Has soya milk option for drinks. Free Wi-Fi.
Vaasankatu 15, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Lacto, Western, Mediterranean, Fast food, Take-out
Take away vegetarian fast food restaurant in the Kallio area. Offers food like falafel in pita, hummus, veggie burgers, and fries.
Hämeentie 135 E, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Salad bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, European
Easygoing vegetarian restaurant in Art college. Retro style and low prices homemade style meals, fresh bread and cakes, salad bar, fairtrade coffee, teas.
Heikkiläntie 10 , Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Western, Juice bar, Take-out, European
Cafe serving vegetarian and vegan food, waffles, raw desserts, smoothies, and coffee. Cozy living room setting.
Annankatu 29 B, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Raw, Western
Located next to a yoga school, this small vegetarian cafe offers raw cakes and snacks. Lunch soups are vegan. Vegan items labelled.
Runeberginkatu 59, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Raw, Western, Take-out
Raw food cafe offering a range of savory as well sweet raw items. Milk options include oat milk, soy milk, cashew milk, and almond milk. All vegan except for honey. Est. Feb 2016.
Siltasaarenkatu 3-5, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Take-out, Asian, Vietnamese
Small vegetarian restaurant located in the Hakaniemi area, behind Aktia bank. Offers mainly Vietnamese cuisine with fried rice, fried noodles, pho, and other choices with tofu and vegetables. Food is available for pre-ordering and takeaway.
Toinen linja 7, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Western, Buffet, European, Finnish
Buffet and soup plus a smoothie bar. Mostly vegan except honey and some dairy products, especially in the desserts. Take what you want, and pay for the food by weight. At metro station Hakaniemi, exit Toinen linja.
Vaasankatu 9, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Fast food, Take-out
Vegetarian place serves simple basic food with vegan options.
Runenberginkatu 54, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Western, Buffet, Fast food, Delivery, Take-out
Soup and coffee shop, est. 2015. Offers generally 5 soups each day that change from day to day. All are vegetarian.
Munkkiniemen Puistotie 22, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Mediterranean, Take-out
A vegetarian/vegan cafe in Munkkiniemi. All of the products are made-in-house from scratch, including chocolate pies, cheese pies, lounas-lunch, vegan cake, sandwiches and many more.
Fabianinkatu 4, Jugendtalo, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western
Casual veggie cafe. Vegan dishes available upon request.
Urho Kekkosen katu 1, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: International, Fast food, Take-out, Finnish, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. A food court of street food vendors. At Oatz you could get pulled oat rieskas (Finnish flat bread) and salads. At Mad Wok you could get a seitan wok, or street gastro (seitan sandwich). Note: pulled oat burger bun is not vegan.
Makelankatu 45, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Buffet, Fusion, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Most of the food is vegan, but they also have meat on the buffet. Staff is helpful and are open to suggestions. Is run by non-profit organization called AFAES ry promoting African culture and cuisine. Most food is gluten free.
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